Audible Announce New London Production Of RADIO at Arcola TheatreAudible Announce New London Production Of RADIO at Arcola Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2019

Audible, the world's leading producer and provider of spoken-word entertainment, today deepens its commitment to UK theatre announcing a new London production of Radio written by Al Smith. Josh Roche directs Adam Gillen as Charlie Fairbanks in a one-man play about memory, love and spaceships. The production opens at Arcola Theatre on 24 June, with previews from 19 June and runs until 13 July. To coincide with the opening of the stage show, a studio recording of Radio will also release exclusively on Audible this summer, available for members to download worldwide. (more...)

COMPANY, COME FROM AWAY & THE INHERITANCE Win Big at 2019 Olivier Awards!COMPANY, COME FROM AWAY & THE INHERITANCE Win Big at 2019 Olivier Awards!
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2019

We'll be updating the list of nominees LIVE throughout this evening's Olivier Awards from London's RoyalAlbert Hall- winners are indicatedIN BOLD! (more...)

COMPANY and COME FROM AWAY Lead Olivier Award Nominations - Full List!COMPANY and COME FROM AWAY Lead Olivier Award Nominations - Full List!
by BWW News Desk - Mar 5, 2019

Today (Tuesday 5 March), actors Sheila Atim and Giles Terera announced the nominations for the Olivier Awards 2019 with Mastercard, which takes place on Sunday 7 April at the Royal Albert Hall, hosted by Jason Manford. (more...)

Edinburgh Playhouse Announces its Autumn Lineup - KINKY BOOTS, LET IT BE, and MoreEdinburgh Playhouse Announces its Autumn Lineup - KINKY BOOTS, LET IT BE, and More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2018

Edinburgh's theatre fans are spoilt for choice this season with a brilliant line-up of shows heading for the city's historic Playhouse between now and Christmas. (more...)

Benidorm Comes to the Stage For The First Time At Edinburgh PlayhouseBenidorm Comes to the Stage For The First Time At Edinburgh Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2018

Derren Litten's smash hit ITV comedy BENIDORM is set to bring sunshine and smiles to Edinburgh next month, as the first ever stage version of the ITV comedy marks its world premiere tour, stopping off at Edinburgh Playhouse from Monday 17th - Saturday 22nd September. (more...)

Benidorm Writer Derren Litten To Join The Stars Of The Solana Hotel Live On StageBenidorm Writer Derren Litten To Join The Stars Of The Solana Hotel Live On Stage
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2018

The cast of Benidorm Live are packing their suitcases in preparation for a sun-soaked seasonal adventure when they fly in to Birmingham's New Alexandra Theatre for a four-week run this Christmas. But there's an added gift for fans of the show as it's today announced that the show's writer Derren Litten will make a special appearance in the stage show as he takes over the role of Derek for the festive period. Benidorm Live will bring sunshine and smiles to the city from the 3 - 29th December. (more...)

FUN HOME Leads June's Top 10 New London ShowsFUN HOME Leads June's Top 10 New London Shows
by Marianka Swain - Jun 17, 2018

London is never short of temptations, whether splashy West End shows, epic dramas or bold fringe offerings. From a ground-breaking musical to a mighty modern classic, here are some of this month's most eye-catching openings. Don't forget to check back for BroadwayWorld reviews, interviews and features! (more...)

BWW Review: KILLER JOE, Trafalgar StudiosBWW Review: KILLER JOE, Trafalgar Studios
by Debbie Gilpin - Jun 5, 2018

After spending several months as the Trafalgar Fair, a Texas trailer park takes root at Trafalgar Studios as a new production of Tracy Letts' Killer Joe begins its run. It is directed by Simon Evans, who previously helmed a production of Letts' Bug at the short-lived venue Found111 - the show also marks the return of Orlando Bloom to the London stage, starring alongside Steffan Rhodri, Neve McIntosh, Sophie Cookson and Adam Gillen. (more...)

Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think of Orlando Bloom Led KILLER JOE?Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think of Orlando Bloom Led KILLER JOE?
by Review Roundups - Jun 5, 2018

Orlando Bloom leads the cast in Tracy Letts' black comedy thriller Killer Joe for a strictly limited 13-week run at Trafalgar Studios. Let's see what the critics had to say... (more...)

Bid to Meet Orlando Bloom with 2 Tickets to His Play KILLER JOE in London's West EndBid to Meet Orlando Bloom with 2 Tickets to His Play KILLER JOE in London's West End
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2018

You and guest will meet Orlando Bloom with tickets to his play Killer Joe in London's West End! (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at KILLER JOE, Starring Orlando BloomPhoto Flash: First Look at KILLER JOE, Starring Orlando Bloom
by BWW News Desk - May 23, 2018

Orlando Bloom leads the cast in Tracy Letts' black comedy thriller Killer Joe for a strictly limited 13-week run. Killer Joe, directed by Simon Evans at Trafalgar Studios 1 until 18 August 2018, is produced by Emily Dobbs Productions and Empire Street Productions. (more...)

Final West End Cast Announced To Join Orlando Bloom In KILLER JOEFinal West End Cast Announced To Join Orlando Bloom In KILLER JOE
by BWW News Desk - May 18, 2018

The full cast is announced to join Hollywood star Orlando Bloom starring as a cop who moonlights as a killer-for-hire in multi award-winning Tracy Letts' blackly comic thriller, Killer Joe in the West End. (more...)

Photo Flash: In Rehearsal with Orlando Bloom and the Cast of KILLER JOEPhoto Flash: In Rehearsal with Orlando Bloom and the Cast of KILLER JOE
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2018

The Smith family hatch a plan to murder their estranged matriarch for her insurance money. They hire Joe Cooper, a police detective and part-time contract killer, to do the job. But once he enters their trailer home and comes face to face with their innocent daughter, the plan spirals out of control... A tense, gut-twisting thriller, Killer Joe, asks where the moral line is drawn in the fight for survival. (more...)

Final West End Cast Announced To Join Orlando Bloom In KILLER JOEFinal West End Cast Announced To Join Orlando Bloom In KILLER JOE
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2018

The full cast is announced to join Hollywood star Orlando Bloom starring as a cop who moonlights as a killer-for-hire in multi award-winning Tracy Letts' blackly comic thriller, Killer Joe in the West End. (more...)

National Theatre Announces New Casting for Upcoming SeasonNational Theatre Announces New Casting for Upcoming Season
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2018

New casting announced for the new National Theatre season. Full cast has been announced for Brian Friel's Translations including Colin Morgan and Ciaran Hinds, part of the Travelex season with thousands of tickets available at 15. Eric Kofi Abrefa and Thalissa Teixeira join Vanessa Kirby in the cast of Julie, part of the Travelex season with thousands of tickets available at 15. Sam Mendes directs The Lehman Trilogy, a co-production with Neal Street Productions, cast includes Adam Godley, Ben Miles and Simon Russell Beale. Full casting is announced for the award winning An Octoroon by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, transferring to the National Theatre in a co-production with the Orange Tree Theatre. The NT will tour to 30 venues in 27 towns and cities across the UK and Ireland, for a total of 83 playing weeks over the next year. Rufus Norris' Macbeth to tour to 18 venues across the UK and Ireland from autumn 2018. War Horse returns to the National Theatre marking the centenary of Armistice Day. (more...)

BWW Review: AMADEUS, Olivier TheatreBWW Review: AMADEUS, Olivier Theatre
by Aliya Al-Hassan - Jan 19, 2018

Greeted by rapturous reviews in 2016, Peter Shaffer's acclaimed production of Amadeus makes a triumphant return to the National Theatre this week. The enthralling story of a fictional confessional from an Italian musician called Antonio Salieri, as he recalls his obsessional jealousy and subsequent efforts to destroy Amadeus Mozart told through extended flashbacks, has been a success since its debut in 1979. Under Michael Longhurst's careful direction, this version is an extraordinary piece of theatre. (more...)

The National Theatre Announces a New Season Of Talks and EventsThe National Theatre Announces a New Season Of Talks and Events
by BWW News Desk - Jan 4, 2018

Talks and events at the National Theatre start this year with The Jungle - exploring the issues on 6 January. The talk will explore the issues raised in the play as well as the refugee situation more widely with panel members from Good Chance Theatre directors Joe Robertson and Joe Murphy, Nico Stevens (COO, Help Refugees) and Lord Dubs (who sponsored an amendment to the Immigration Act which allows unaccompanied refugee children to settle in the UK). (more...)

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsals for AMADEUS at the National TheatrePhoto Flash: Inside Rehearsals for AMADEUS at the National Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jan 3, 2018

Michael Longhurst's acclaimed production of Peter Shaffer's Amadeus returns to the Olivier theatre this January following a sell-out run of performances last year. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, a rowdy young prodigy, arrives in Vienna determined to make a splash. Awestruck by his genius, court composer Antonio Salieri has the power to promote his talent or destroy it. Seized by obsessive jealousy he begins a war with Mozart, with music and, ultimately, with God. (more...)

Cast Complete for BENIDORM: LIVE, Debuting This Autumn at Newcastle Theatre RoyalCast Complete for BENIDORM: LIVE, Debuting This Autumn at Newcastle Theatre Royal
by BWW News Desk - Dec 4, 2017

Derren Litten's smash hit ITV comedy BENIDORM is set to bring sunshine and smiles to the UK and Ireland as the first ever stage version of the ITV comedy marks its world premiere at the Theatre Royal, Newcastle from Friday 7th September 2018. The show will be produced for the stage by Michael Harrison and David Ian. (more...)

BENIDORM - LIVE to Play New Alexandra Theatre Next ChristmasBENIDORM - LIVE to Play New Alexandra Theatre Next Christmas
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2017

Derren Litten's smash hit ITV comedy BENIDORM is set to bring sunshine and smiles to the UK and Ireland as the first ever stage version of the ITV comedy marks its world premiere at the Theatre Royal, Newcastle from Friday 7 September 2018 and opens at Birmingham's New Alexandra Theatre for a fun-filled Christmas season from the 3 to 29 December 2018. The show will be produced for the stage by Michael Harrison and David Ian. (more...)

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